Dutch writer to Italian newspaper: There's "too much Africa in South Africa"

From Africa is a Country Wed Feb 20 2013, 09:00:13

Oscar Pistorius being charged with the alleged murder of his girlfriend on Valentine's Day has given the Dutch writer Adriaan Van Dis the chance to play "South African expert" in a long interview in Tuesday's issue of the Italian newspaper La Stampa. Van Dis's latest book, Tikkop (translated in Italian as "Tradimento", or "Betrayal" in English), was the official [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   British Paper Mangles Rape Statistics (news)
Africa Check
28 May 2015

An article about rape in South Africa published online by the British Telegraph newspaper was peppered with statistics. Closer investigation reveals that most of them are not backed up by research. [read more]

South Africa:   Families Named Islamic State's Newest Recruits (news)
Al Jazeera
29 May 2015

At least 23 South African citizens have travelled to Iraq and Syria to join the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group (ISIL), raising concerns of recruitment activity among the country's sizeable ... [read more]

Afrique du Sud:   Les réactions se multiplient face au scandale FIFA (news)
Radio France Internationale
29 May 2015

En Afrique du Sud, les réactions sont nombreuses après les révélations de la justice américaine sur l'affaire de corruption qui pèse sur la Fifa et ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!